Posts tagged agriculture

North Queensland Register | 25 July 2014

Country Caucus chooses leaders. Shadow Agriculture Minister cites CPD report as key source of ideas on climate change and sustainability.   Shadow Minister for Agriculture Joel Fitzgibbon referred to CPD’s Farming smarter, not harder: securing our agricultural economy as key to thinkingmore

The Land | 5 January 2014

Agricultural policies back on the table. Farming smarter acknowledges Australia’s agricultural needs. Labor is revising their agricultural policies in the hopes of capitalising on economic opportunities into the ‘Asian century’. Shadow Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon aims to show that Labor ismore

Sustainable agriculture | CPD infographic

Pictures speak a thousand words… Infographic by Robin Burton for CPD, illustrates Farming Smarter, Not Harder report data.  More extreme weather will threaten Australia’s food security, if sustainable practices are not adopted. Access Farming Smarter, Not Harder report